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  Will GOP be receptive to Obama’s jobs ‘bargain’?

The future of the Obama jobs agenda

  The Up panel talks deals that could be brokered regarding the jobs agenda, the role of the sequester, and bargaining tools for both Republicans and Democrats on pushing the president's economic agenda forward.

Earnings: Is a downgrade coming?

  Drew Matus, UBS, and Darrell Cronk, Wells Fargo Private Bank, discuss earnings and whether tapering and the sequester will have a significant impact in the coming quarter.

Lockheed Martin reports 10% profit jump

  Lockheed Martin shares hit a new 52-week high, reports CNBC's Jane Wells. The sequester is not impacting the defense contractor's cash cow.

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  Sequester cuts run deep

Perry Bacon from The Grio and Ryan Grim from The Huffington Post joined Karen Finney to discuss the on-going impact of the government’s automatic spending cuts.

  Sequester cuts hurt the most vulnerable

Sequester-induced spending cuts for programs like Headstart and Meals on Wheels are taking resources away from young and old, while potential cuts to national security could affect us all. The Huffington Post’s Sam Stein and Salon’s Joan Walsh discuss the cuts on MSNBC’s Hardball.

  Is the Sequester Pro-Growth?

The Washington Post found President Obama's "doomsday predictions" in regards to the sequester never came true. Steve Stanley, Pierpont Securities; Jeremy Siegel, Wharton finance professor; and Zane Brown, Lord Abbett, discuss.

  Mayors meet in Vegas as sequester’s impact felt back home

Mayor Mick Cornett. R-Oklahoma, talks about the sequester’s impact on local economies and what mayors this weekend across the country can do about it during their meeting in Las Vegas.

  Spending cuts taking toll on Head Start

Sequester cuts have taken a toll on Head Start programs, leaving families without many good options. NBC's Kristen Welker reports. 

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White House press secretary Jay Carney looks down as he speaks to reporters about the so-called "sequester" at the White House in Washington February 28, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

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Speaker of the House John Boehner speaks about the sequester following a meeting with President Barack Obama and congressional leaders at the White House in Washington March 1, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

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President Barack Obama speaks about the sequester after a meeting with congressional leaders at the White House in Washington March 1, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque